Arren Kimbel-Sannit is an Arizona-bred journalist who has covered politics, policy and power-building at every level of government. Before helping launch Daily Montanan, Arren worked as a reporter in all manner of Arizona newsrooms, for the Dallas Morning News and for POLITICO. He has a special interest in how land-use decisions affect working-class people, which he displayed through reporting on the epidemic of pedestrian deaths in the U.S. for the Los Angeles Times and PBS Newshour. He has also covered housing, agriculture, the Trump presidency and more.
Observers of a Legislature-sponsored review and recount of election results in Arizona’s largest county alleged last week that “copies of voting system data” were sent to an unnamed lab in Montana with little explanation, according to a summary of notes from the Arizona Secretary of State’s office, which sponsored the observers.